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Ard Bia at Nimmo's

Spanish Parade | Long Walk, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 561 114
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hake” (58 reviews)
“french toast” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Spanish Parade | Long Walk, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dinner was spectacular that we had to go back the following day for brunch! Some of the most flavorful and innovative food I’ve eaten in a long time

1  Thank Jay C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Holy moly it was SO delicious!!! And the staff was so friendly and welcoming. My mother and I went for breakfast and were so pleased with the entire experience that we ordered several lattes just to stay a bit longer! Had there not been a...More

1  Thank Neah H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a fantastic dinner here, but you definitely should make a reservation: none available on the day we stopped, and only two spots the next evening. We know why--everything was excellent. We both opted for a vegetarian dish which was superb.

1  Thank wishdonn
Reviewed 1 week ago

4 of us eat here recently and had a lovely evening. The setting is lovely, with a nice feel about it. The service was very good and the dinner was quite tasty, however, I thought the quality of the food was better, the last time...More

Thank phiggs97
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is near medieval Spanish Arch - historical landmark of Galway, at the river front. Set up in a cottage style and serving great food. There are nice enclosures for cozy chat if you book in advance. Sea food is recommended and Sicilian white...More

1  Thank Darius_atm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the restaurant atmosphere and decor but the food and wine where well below average, I tried 4 different wines and all of them where really bad. My partner and I got the steak for our mains his ordered med/rare mine med/well, both where...More

Thank tiger_anne_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food here was excellent. Service was good. Nice atmosphere. One of the best meals we had in Ireland. Good vegetarian options.

Thank Ajaxtol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had heard good things about this place and it lived up to expectations. It was fantastic. We visited one day for breakfast and were tempted to come back for dinner. A lovely small restaurant with a warm welcome. Great atmosphere too. My wife and...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This amazing restaurant is in the old customs house. A cozy, friendly interior and great staff. The food is amazing. I had venison is and it was incredible. Our party also had sea trout and hand-rolled tagliatelle. I had the Irish pigeon starter. Everything was...More

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my wife and 3 other couples for dinner. Food was excellent, staff were both attentive and really good fun and overall it was a great night. It can be a little cramped in the restaurant but that is all part of the...More

Thank GalwayTribe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spanish Parade | Long Walk, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 561 114
One of Galway's most enduring restaurants, housed in one of the city's most iconic restaurant spaces, Ard Bia has always placed as much emphasis on community experiences and aesthetic stimulation as on serving great food in a fun environment. We believe in having roots in a place whilst having an identity that transcends location and takes inspiration from around the world.
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